In an era of tight economic resources, how can we best promote the economies of our cities and California as a whole?
The Legislative Briefings cover information of critical importance to cities and are offered in two formats, online and in person, to make them readily accessible for all member cities.
High-tech tools are making it possible for cities to issue alerts in real time to their communities, respond more quickly to emergencies and maximize scarce resources.
This column presents options for securing compliance with local lobbying laws and questions to ask about what kind of laws make sense for a particular community.
Cities can draw on their own police powers and state laws to abate problems from drugs and prostitution to graffiti and gangs.